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Apr 13 2011

James King Joins SapientNitro as Associate Creative Director in New York


Appointment Bolsters Experience Design Discipline

NEW YORK, April 14, 2011SapientNitro, part of Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE), announced today that it has hired James King as an associate creative director in its New York office. King brings more than a decade of diverse experience in arts, traditional advertising, and digital marketing to SapientNitro’s integrated marketing and technology service offerings.

“James is a unique professional with not only a strong arts and traditional creative perspective, but also the ability to conceptualize and execute engaging brand-led user experiences across channels,” said Donald Chesnut, global lead, experience design at SapientNitro. “James’ skills and knowledge of interaction design and its role within through-the-line marketing will be a great asset to our integrated marketing services for clients.”

King joins SapientNitro from MRM Worldwide where he led the user experience discipline. Before MRM Worldwide, he also worked at R/GA, iCrossing, and Chiat/Day, where he was notably the first information architect (IA) and helped to establish the IA department within the company. Through projects that utilize different facets of technology, from mobile and social to physical and virtual, James won numerous Cannes, One Show, and Webby awards for campaigns, sites, and applications for clients such as Chevrolet, General Mills, and Nike.

“Throughout my career, I’ve tried to educate digital and traditional creatives to understand how to use and leverage interaction design within the creative process, and SapientNitro really ‘gets’ it,” added King. “SapientNitro has the right combination of creative ideas and technology expertise fused into its DNA and integrates experience design thinking into every project. I look forward to working with the team to create unique experiences that improve brand-consumer relationships in our increasingly digital lives.”

About SapientNitro
SapientNitroSM, part of Sapient®, is an integrated marketing and technology services firm. We create and engineer highly relevant experiences that accelerate business growth and fuel brand advocacy for our clients. By combining multi-channel marketing, multi-channel commerce, and the technology that binds them, we influence customer behavior across the spectrum of content, communication and commerce channels, resulting in deeper, more meaningful relationships between customers and brands. SapientNitro services global leaders such as Citi, The Coca-Cola Company, Mars, Singapore Airlines, Target, and Vodafone through our operations in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @sapientnitro.

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